Athletics

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 6:00pm

Categories: Athletics, Engagement, Recruitment

Land O’Lakes mentors share wisdom about building successful careers

Outside the classroom: College students quickly discover that their education isn’t just about book smarts. Another key to career preparation happens outside of the classroom, whether it’s via mentoring, an internship, or career-readiness events.

Land O’Lakes plays a big... Read more

Topics: CFANS

Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 1:30pm

Categories: Athletics

Many athletes are natural leaders, using their skills to propel themselves, teammates, and their squads to victory. These abilities translate well to other personal and professional arenas. To that end, and with firm backing from Land O’Lakes, Gopher Athletics is advancing its approach to fostering student athletes’ leadership skills.

New facility, new... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 11:00am

Categories: Athletics

On February 14, the new Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence provided a perfect setting for the U of M to thank those who invested the most in Athletes Village. Speakers representing University leadership and Gopher student-athletes expressed gratitude and enthusiasm for the transformative effects of the new facilities.

Land O’Lakes CEO Chris Polinski also spoke, noting the company’s... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 5:30pm

Categories: Athletics, Engagement

It was a win win: Three University of Minnesota students demonstrated that it pays to be a Golden Gophers fan, while Land O’Lakes kept its brand top of mind for the crowd at a recent men’s basketball game.

The contest: First, the students correctly answered trivia questions supplied by Land O’Lakes to the Gopher Student Weekly e-newsletter. Then they won generous... Read more

Topics: Sponsorships

Friday, February 2, 2018 - 10:15am

Categories: Athletics

The exciting new Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence is now open. Watch a video about how student-athletes will benefit from the Land O'Lakes investment.

Topics: Athletes Village

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 9:30am

Categories: Athletics, Students

On January 16, U of M student-athletes began a new semester by walking through the doors of the newly-completed $166 million Athletes Village. A centerpiece of the five-building complex is the Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence.

​​A visionary Land O’Lakes investment: Thanks to $15 million in funding from Land O’Lakes, the new Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence houses a... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:30am

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers, Engagement
Topics: Athletes Village, CFANS, CSE, CSOM, Global Food Challenge, Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair, Land O'Lakes Scholars LeaderShape, Sponsosrships, Welcome Week

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 11:45am

Categories: Athletics

Excitement is building for the opening of the Athletes Village on the Twin Cities campus. A centerpiece of the new athletics complex is the Land O’Lakes Center for Excellence, funded by a landmark $15 million gift from Land O’Lakes. Learn more about how the student-athlete experience will be... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 11:15am

Categories: Athletics, Recruitment

Land O'Lakes had a big recruiting presence at Pro Day 2017, a career fair attended by 600+ U of M student-athletes. Speakers included College Relations team member Nick Koewler, who did a breakout session on "Life After the Career Fair," and Heidi Riese, who spoke to approximately 100 freshmen on "How to Talk to a Recruiter." The event was held October 16 in the DQ Club Room at TCF Bank... Read more

Topics: Sponsorships

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 5:15pm

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers

Sponsorships help tell the Land O'Lakes story to student-athletes, the U of M community, and Gopher fans everywhere.

Thanks to a partnership with Gopher Athletics, Land O'Lakes received 22.6 million brand impressions during the 2016–2017 school year through signage, social media, presenting sponsorships, announcements, and radio and TV. Brand impressions refers to the approximate... Read more

Topics: Sponsorships

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CFANS-College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences

CSE-College of Science and Engineering

CSOM-Carlson School of Management

ICA-Intercollegiate Athletics

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